News from Bloomsburg

Sunday, December 30, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — The Columbia County Traveling Library will be stopping at these locations this week:

Monday — No service.

Tuesday — No service...


 | By Julye Wemple
Saturday, December 29, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — After several terse meetings and hours of negotiations over the last month, Town Council voted to approve a $17 million budget at a special meeting Friday afternoon.

“The...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Friday, December 28, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Reagan Harrison led Northwest with 12 points, including the game-winning 3-pointer at the buzzer to give the Rangers third place in the First Columba holiday...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, December 28, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Convicted killer Anthony Rocco Franklin was sentenced to life in prison plus 11 to 45 years Thursday in the murder of his former son-in-law Frank Spencer in 2012.

He still...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Friday, December 28, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — When the actress portraying Dorothy in the Bloomsburg Theatre Ensemble’s production of “The Wizard of Oz” fell ill recently, a high school student stepped in to make sure the shows...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Thursday, December 27, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Corinna Petrus had 15 points to lead Danville to a 40-18 win over Central Columbia at the Bloomsburg University holiday tournament in high school girls basketball...


 | By Leon Bogdan
Wednesday, December 26, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A former Bloomsburg council member has withdrawn her lawsuit against town government over alleged violations of the state’s open-meetings law.

Diane L. Levan had accused...


 | By The Press Enterprise Staff
Wednesday, December 26, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A total of 16 people were sentenced on various offenses at hearings in Columbia County court recently.

They are:

Joseph Beaman Jr., 23, of 410 E...


 | By Susan Schwartz
Monday, December 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — Balzano’s Italian Kitchen, a mainstay downtown here for 20 years, announced that it closed its doors for good Friday night.

“It is with great difficulty that we announce...


 | By Michael Lester
Monday, December 24, 2018

BLOOMSBURG — A pair of women have taken charge of a law firm that’s been doing business in town nearly 50 years.

Fourth-generation attorney Marianne Kreisher and Marissa Marshall have...